HAW 101: Elementary Hawaiian I

Credits 4 Class Hours3 lecture and 2 lecture/lab

This course is an introduction to the basic structures of the Hawaiian language emphasizing listening, speaking, reading, writing, and cultural understanding.


The laboratory is part of the class.

Semester Offered Fall
Course Student Learning Outcomes (CSLOs)
  1. Produce and interpret written Hawaiian at a novice mid-level.
  2. Communicate orally in Hawaiian at a novice mid-level.
  3. Utilize vocabulary and other language skills that integrate work, school, family, ʻāina, and language in real life applications.
  4. Recognize the relationship between the practices and perspectives of Hawaiian culture.